9 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A white jade belt hook, 19th century
carved with a dragon-head terminal looking at a chilong, the reverse with a rounded knop, the stone of an even white tone; and a white jade archaistic sword slide, carved with raised bosses, the terminal carved in low relief with a mythical beast head, the reverse with a rectangular loop and a rounded knop, the stone of a white tone with milky inclusions -- the hook 4 7/8in. (12.3cm.) long, fitted box. (2)
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